Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Join us every Tuesday at 10 am for stories, songs, and plenty of time for play. We talk, sing, read, write and play every day, but Tuesdays are special. Parking is Free!

Tuesday, September 27, 2016
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

Make reading come to life with "Stories Alive"! Professional actor Miles McMahon gets kids excited about reading with his engaging and highly energetic renditions of children's literature, new and old. Miles weaves classic stories, funny folk tales and charming poems to inspire children with the joys of reading. There is lots of audience participation, letting the kids be the performers, too.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other

During this high-energy interactive performance, children are invited to join a musical "safari" where they meet different animals whose names are set to rhythm. This program includes interactive songs, dancing, and of course, DRUMMING! Appropriate for all ages.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other

Join the creators of the What the Dinosaurs Did Last Night and what the Dinosaurs Did at School, Refe and Susan Tuma on Tuesday, July 25th at Central Youth Services. Here is a little book trailer created by their publisher, Little Brown. They shot the library scene right here!

https://www.facebook.com/littlebrownschool/videos/10154485446741669/

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
10:00 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

Bring in your little ones for our weekly Tuesday storytime at the Lucile H. Bluford Branch! You can be sure to expect stories, songs, crafts & lots of imagination. Children must attend with an adult.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
10:30 am
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Storytime

Enjoy a free healthy snack at the library. Snacks are reserved for youth ages 18 and under.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017
2:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Local attorneys Brian Noland and Malik James will be on site to help you answer legal questions free of charge.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
2:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

International Jugglers Association team champion Brian Wendling tosses his juggling skills and audience antics into high-energy fun! A lively family show suitable for all ages.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
2:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other

This group meets every fourth Tuesday of the month at the Mt. Washington Senior Apartments, located at 570 S. Evanston in Independence, Mo. Books provided by the Sugar Creek branch of the Kansas City Public Library, with discussions moderated by Mary Roberson.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
2:30 pm
Audience: 
Adults

PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 game consoles are available to play and engage in competitions with your friends. You may also bring your own games or game console. Drop by anytime for some video game fun.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
3:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

Enjoy a free healthy snack at the library. Snacks are reserved for youth ages 18 and under.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017
3:30 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Activity Type: 
Other

Kids and teens are often hungry after school. Come get a healthy snack at Waldo Monday through Friday. Meals provided by Harvesters. For school aged kids.

Friday, September 16, 2016
4:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Other

Explore the world of Tabletop Gaming! It's not just Monopoly anymore. The games are bigger, better and weirder. From cooperative to competitive, we have a large selection of games that we'll rotate through, so that every time you visit you'll likely play something new.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
4:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

Join us for building challenges for all ages! We will have wooden blocks, foam blocks, Legos, Duplo blocks, connector sets, and all kinds of building materials. Work toward a construction goal on your own or with a group!

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
5:00 pm
Audience: 
Kids
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

Explore the world of modern Tabletop Gaming! It's not just Monopoly anymore! The games are bigger, better and weirder! Come for fun, to meet new people and to face challenges that will test your problem solving and teamwork skills. Open 6th-12th graders. Games include Ticket to Ride, Betrayal at House on the Hill, Forbidden Island, Love Letter, Mysterium, King of Tokyo, and more!

Tuesday, March 14, 2017
5:00 pm
Audience: 
Teens
Activity Type: 
Games

This high intensity interval training (HIIT) will get you sweating and moving. Get the maximum benefits of exercise with this 45-minute workout.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
5:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other

Punch and kick you way to good health. Fitness champion Nicki Jones will lead you through 10 to 12 rounds of punches, kicks, and cardio exercise that will leave you feeling invigorated and powerful.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017
6:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Activity Type: 
Other
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

In class you will learn basic English skills: reading, writing, and conversation. No fee or books required.

Thursday, January 5, 2017
9:00 am to 11:00 am

Don't worry about the weather. Come walk a mile in the comfort of air conditioning. Participants will follow Leslie Sansone DVD's to start their weight loss journey with a gentle paced 1 mile beginner walk program. Participants will increase their heart rate with low impact moves.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016
10:00 am to 11:00 am

Learn what your internet browser can do for you! This class concentrates on the basics of email and navigating the web.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Computer Questions?

Get help on Tuesdays and  Thursdays from 1-3 p.m. at Waldo Branch. 
 
Drop-in, no appointment necessary.

Computers will be available or bring your own.
 
Tech Coaches now available to answer your questions about:
  • Microsoft Word or Excel
  • the internet
  • email
  • formatting a resume
  • online applications
  • syncing your smartphone
  • and so much more!
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Are you preparing for citizenship or know someone who is? The Library is offering another session of citizenship preparation classes at Central Library (14 W 10th St) on Tuesdays, July 25 - September 26, in Room 312.
Classes include interview practices, too!

For more information or to enroll, call 816-701-3546 or email ritaedmonds@kclibrary.org.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

In class you will learn basic English skills: grammar, listening, speaking, pronunciation, reading, and conversation. No fee or books required.

Contact Estelle at 816-560-0135 with questions.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm